Synopses & Reviews
For generations, nature lovers, writers, and sportsmen have found an escape from their day-to-day world in living closer to nature. J. Wayne Fears offers a complete guide to building without the hassle of a construction crew or outrageous costs. This ultimate resource includes photos, blueprints, and diagrams, and covers the steps to constructing the cabin you've always wanted such as:
Selecting a site
Gathering construction materials
Deciding on a design that is right for you
Managing your property
Building add-ons, such as shooting ranges, an outhouse, or an outside fire ring
Installing cabin security
Now, with How to Build Your Dream Cabin in the Woods, everyone can have the refuge they wanta getaway beside a trout-filled stream, near a bass-laden lake, or by a mountain trail with a breathtaking view.
About the Author
J. Wayne Fears is a wildlife biologist by training and former editor of Rural Sportsmen magazine. Fears has written more than four thousand articles for the Southern Sportsman Journal, Turkey Call magazine, Great Days Outdoor magazine, Whitetails Unlimited Magazine, and a number of other publications. He built his own log cabin almost seventeen years ago and has been enjoying it ever since. His favorite getaway is an Alaskan trapper's-style cabin on his property in Cross Creek Hollow, Alabama.